2008–2009 Sri Lankan Army Northern Offensive

2008–2009 Sri Lankan Army Northern Offensive

Black July
1985 Valvettiturai
Prawn farm
Eastern University
1990 Batticaloa
1991 Kokkadichcholai
Jaffna lagoon
Kent and Dollar Farm
Kattankudi mosque
October 1995
Jaffna Hospital
1989 Valvettiturai

The 2008–2009 SLA Northern offensive was an armed conflict in the northern Province of Sri Lanka between the military of Sri Lanka and the separatist Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). The battle broke with the Sri Lanka Army (SLA) offensive attempting to break through the LTTE defence lines in the north of the island, aiming to conclude the country's 25-year-old civil war by military victory.

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